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CORD, measures. A cord of wood must, when the wood is piled close, measure eight feet by four, and the wood must be four feet long. There are various local regulations in our principal cities as to the manner in which wood shall be measured and sold.

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In the rat CST, approximately twenty-five thousand axons descend in the dorsal funiculus in search of target cells.
The length of the antennae, and the length and width of the scape, pedicel and funiculus were measured with the Image Tool 3.
Identified olfactory ensheathing cells transplanted into the transected dorsal funiculus bridge the lesion and form myelin.
Wallerian degeneration occurred in the dorsal funiculus where the white discoloration was observed on gross examination.
Head wider than long, with fine, sparse pubescence, lacking erect hairs except on mouthparts, and with smooth, shiny integument; frontal lobes reduced; scapes surpassing occipital border by more than 1/5 their length, first segment of funiculus enlarged, almost globular, wider than succeeding segments; eyes large, about 1/2 length of head, and located on lower half of head; 3 large, prominent, raised ocelli present.